Dapol Type A & Type B Tankers

Superb quality ready-to-run wagons, fully finished and complete with metal wheels, sprung couplings and sprung buffers.

AIR MINISTRY 14 TON TANK WAGONS

These are the new models being manufactured by Dapol from the ex-Lionheart tooling.

The majority of these tank wagons were built between 1939 and 1944 as Class ‘A’ wagons for aviation fuel, being 17’-6” long on a 10’-0” wheelbase fitted with RCH either side braking and split oil axleboxes. The tank was 7’-2” diameter containing 4275 gallons saddle mounted with two small platforms on the top of the tank.

After the war and around 1947, surplus tank wagons were converted to Class ‘B’ fitted with heating coils to help discharge of viscous fuel and bottom discharge.

The Dapol models cover both the original class ‘A’ and later converted ‘A’ to ‘B’.

The chassis contains a die-cast metal floor to add weight, a fully compensated chassis to improve running performance, brass bearings, die-cast wheels with steel tyres, sprung metal buffers, sprung die-cast hook and metal 3 link couplings.

Solebars, axleboxes and brake gear components are moulded in ABS plastic for strength.

These new liveries are now all in stock and the images shown are actually of the new models showing the livery details and correct numbers. They are selling well and will not last long!

DAPOL AIR MINISTRY 14 TON TYPE "A" TANK WAGONS

Ref.
Description
Body Colour
List Price
Our Price
7F-058-001
"Esso" # 2985
Silver
£49.95
£42.50
7F-058-003 "Regent" (With red lettering) #101
Silver
£49.95
£42.50
7F-058-004 "Shell Motor Spirit" # 7522
Silver
£49.95
£42.50
7F-058-005 "Lobitos" (Blue with red shaded lettering) # 106
Stone
£49.95
£42.50

DAPOL AIR MINISTRY 14 TON TYPE "B" TANK WAGONS


Ref.
Description
Body Colour
List Price
Our Price
7F-059-001
"Shell BP" #5172
Black
£49.95
£42.50
7F-059-002 "Esso" # 1869
Black
£49.95
£42.50
7F-059-003 "Shell - BP" # 5133
Black
£49.95
£42.50
7F-059-004 "Esso" #1914
Black
£49.95
£42.50

 

DAPOL AIR MINISTRY 14 TON TYPE "A" TANK WAGONS - 2018 PRODUCTION RUN

Ref.
Description
Body Colour
List Price
Our Price
7F-058-006
"Ronuk" #38
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-058-007 "Berry Wiggins" #118
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-058-008 "National Benzole" # 730
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-058-009 "Air Ministry" # 240
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-058-010 "Shell BP" # A5068
Grey
£52.50
£44.65

DAPOL AIR MINISTRY 14 TON TYPE "B" TANK WAGONS - 2018 PRODUCTION RUN

Ref.
Description
Body Colour
List Price
Our Price
7F-059-006
"Shell Electrical Oils" #2442
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-059-007 "Lobitos" #118
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-059-008 "Shell Lubricating Oil" # 1793
T.B.C.
£52.50
£44.65
7F-059-009 "Berry Wiggins" # 103
Black
£52.50
£44.65
7F-059-010 "Esso" # 1854
Black
£52.50
£44.65
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